The painting Almond Blossom was a gift for his brother Theo and sister-in-law Jo, who had just had a baby son, Vincent Willem. Large blossom branches like this against a blue sky were one of Van Gogh’s favourite subjects. Almond trees flower early in the spring making them a symbol of new life.
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